Torphins Highland Games

This was were and annual event from 1947 to 1950 (approximately) started by Torphins Recreations as a way  of adding to the life of the village and attracting  holidaymakers.

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Torphins Highland Games 1948

held in the  field facing Beltie Road, in the  years after the war.

pictured  around the flagpole are  (from extreme right to left):

Alex Smith, baker,

Alex Henderson, tailor and organizer,

Sir Thomas Innes of Learney,

James S Davidson, Headmaster

Any recollections of these events?

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Were you there?

share your memories or photos below:

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